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Prime Ministers of Canada Biographical Information
 
Average Age:
56 years, 8 months, 9 days


PhotoPrime MinisterDate Sworn InDate of BirthAge when sworn to officeOccupation
Picture of The Right Honourable Stephen Harper
The Right Honourable Stephen Harper
P.C., B.A., M.A.
2006.02.06 1959.04.30 46 years, 9 months, 9 days Author, economist, lecturer
Picture of The Right Honourable Paul Edgar Philippe Martin
The Right Honourable Paul Edgar Philippe Martin
P.C., C.C., Hon. B.A., LL.B.
2003.12.12 1938.08.28 65 years, 3 months, 15 days Businessman, lawyer
Picture of The Right Honourable Joseph Jacques Jean Chrétien
The Right Honourable Joseph Jacques Jean Chrétien
P.C., C.C., O.M., Q.C., B.A., LL.L., LL.D
1993.11.04 1934.01.11 59 years, 9 months, 24 days Lawyer
Picture of The Right Honourable A. Kim Campbell
The Right Honourable A. Kim Campbell
P.C., C.C., Q.C., B.A., LL.B., LL.D.
1993.06.25 1947.03.10 46 years, 3 months, 17 days Ambassador, lawyer, lecturer
Picture of The Right Honourable Martin Brian Mulroney
The Right Honourable Martin Brian Mulroney
P.C., C.C., G.O.Q., B.A., LL.L.
1984.09.17 1939.03.20 45 years, 5 months, 30 days Author, corporate executive, lawyer
Picture of The Right Honourable John Napier Turner
The Right Honourable John Napier Turner
P.C., C.C., Q.C., M.A., LL.D.
1984.06.30 1929.06.07 55 years, 23 days Lawyer
Picture of The Right Honourable Pierre Elliott Trudeau
The Right Honourable Pierre Elliott Trudeau
P.C., C.C., C.H., Q.C., M.A., LL.L., LL.D., F.R.S.C.
1980.03.03 1919.10.18 60 years, 4 months, 16 days Lawyer, professor of law, writer
Picture of The Right Honourable Charles Joseph Clark
The Right Honourable Charles Joseph Clark
P.C., C.C., A.O.E., B.A., M.A., LL.D.
1979.06.04 1939.06.05 39 years, 11 months, 30 days Journalist, lecturer
Picture of The Right Honourable Pierre Elliott Trudeau
The Right Honourable Pierre Elliott Trudeau
P.C., C.C., C.H., Q.C., M.A., LL.L., LL.D., F.R.S.C.
1968.04.20 1919.10.18 48 years, 6 months, 3 days Lawyer, professor of law, writer
Picture of The Right Honourable Lester Bowles Pearson
The Right Honourable Lester Bowles Pearson
P.C., C.C., O.M., O.B.E., B.A., M.A., LL.D.
1963.04.22 1897.04.23 65 years, 11 months, 29 days Author, diplomat, professor, senior public servant
Picture of The Right Honourable John George Diefenbaker
The Right Honourable John George Diefenbaker
C.H., P.C., Q.C., B.A., M.A., LL.B., LL.D., D.C.L., F.R.S.C., F.R.S.A., D.Litt., D.S.L.
1957.06.21 1895.09.18 61 years, 9 months, 3 days Barrister, lawyer
Picture of The Right Honourable Louis Stephen St-Laurent
The Right Honourable Louis Stephen St-Laurent
P.C., C.C., Q.C., B.A., LL.L., LL.D., D.C.L.
1948.11.15 1882.02.01 66 years, 9 months, 13 days Lawyer, professor of law
Picture of The Right Honourable William Lyon Mackenzie King
The Right Honourable William Lyon Mackenzie King
P.C., O.M., C.M.G., B.A., M.A., A.M., LL.B., Ph.D.
1935.10.23 1874.12.17 60 years, 10 months, 5 days Author, editor, gentleman, Journalist, labour expert, lawyer, senior public servant
Picture of The Right Honourable Richard Bedford Bennett
The Right Honourable Richard Bedford Bennett
P.C., K.C., K.G.St.J., LL.B.
1930.08.07 1870.07.03 60 years, 1 month, 4 days Barrister, lawyer, teacher
Picture of The Right Honourable William Lyon Mackenzie King
The Right Honourable William Lyon Mackenzie King
P.C., O.M., C.M.G., B.A., M.A., A.M., LL.B., Ph.D.
1926.09.25 1874.12.17 51 years, 9 months, 8 days Author, editor, gentleman, Journalist, labour expert, lawyer, senior public servant
Picture of The Right Honourable Arthur Meighen
The Right Honourable Arthur Meighen
P.C., Q.C., B.A., LL.D.
1926.06.29 1874.06.16 52 years, 12 days Lawyer
Picture of The Right Honourable William Lyon Mackenzie King
The Right Honourable William Lyon Mackenzie King
P.C., O.M., C.M.G., B.A., M.A., A.M., LL.B., Ph.D.
1921.12.29 1874.12.17 47 years, 11 days Author, editor, gentleman, Journalist, labour expert, lawyer, senior public servant
Picture of The Right Honourable Arthur Meighen
The Right Honourable Arthur Meighen
P.C., Q.C., B.A., LL.D.
1920.07.10 1874.06.16 46 years, 24 days Lawyer
Picture of The Right Honourable Sir Robert Laird Borden
The Right Honourable Sir Robert Laird Borden
P.C., G.C.M.G., K.C., D.C.L., LL.D.
1917.10.12 1854.06.26 63 years, 3 months, 16 days Lawyer
Picture of The Right Honourable Sir Robert Laird Borden
The Right Honourable Sir Robert Laird Borden
P.C., G.C.M.G., K.C., D.C.L., LL.D.
1911.10.10 1854.06.26 57 years, 3 months, 14 days Lawyer
Picture of The Right Honourable Sir Wilfrid Laurier
The Right Honourable Sir Wilfrid Laurier
P.C., G.C.M.G., K.C., B.C.L., D.C.L., LL.D., Litt.D.
1896.07.11 1841.11.20 54 years, 7 months, 21 days Lawyer
Picture of The Right Honourable Sir Charles Tupper
The Right Honourable Sir Charles Tupper
P.C., G.C.M.G., K.C.M.G., C.B., D.C.L., LL.D., M.D.
1896.05.01 1821.07.02 74 years, 9 months, 31 days Diplomat, physician
Picture of The Honourable Sir Mackenzie Bowell
The Honourable Sir Mackenzie Bowell
P.C., K.C.M.G.
1894.12.21 1823.12.27 70 years, 11 months, 26 days Editor, printer
Picture of The Right Honourable Sir John Sparrow David Thompson
The Right Honourable Sir John Sparrow David Thompson
P.C., K.C.M.G., Q.C.
1892.12.05 1844.11.10 48 years, 25 days Lawyer, lecturer
Picture of The Honourable Sir John Joseph Caldwell Abbott
The Honourable Sir John Joseph Caldwell Abbott
P.C., Q.C., K.C.M.G., B.C.L., D.C.L.
1891.06.16 1821.03.12 70 years, 3 months, 5 days Dean, lawyer, professor
Picture of The Right Honourable Sir John Alexander Macdonald
The Right Honourable Sir John Alexander Macdonald
P.C., G.C.B., Q.C., D.C.L., LL.D.
1878.10.17 1815.01.11 63 years, 9 months, 6 days Lawyer
Picture of The Honourable Alexander Mackenzie
The Honourable Alexander Mackenzie
P.C.
1873.11.07 1822.01.28 51 years, 9 months, 10 days Businessman, editor, stonemason
Picture of The Right Honourable Sir John Alexander Macdonald
The Right Honourable Sir John Alexander Macdonald
P.C., G.C.B., Q.C., D.C.L., LL.D.
1867.07.01 1815.01.11 52 years, 5 months, 19 days Lawyer
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Revised on: 2007.01.15

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